Alcohol and Substance Abuse for Managers

Overview
Participants of the sessions will learn about warning signs of Substance Abuse (SA) in the workplace and other more personal settings. Other topics for discussion will include how to identify and communicate with someone who may be suffering from alcohol or other substance (Ab)use. Also a complete review of the UN ST/AI on Substance Abuse will be presented to help concerned staff members and the role of supervisors/managers.
 
Target Audience
Managers & Supervisors

Outcomes
Identify and recognize alcohol and substance abuse in the workplace
Recognize the signs and symptoms of abuse and addiction
Understand the policy and the importance of proper documentation
Learn how to establish a proper plan with the staff members in recovery from alcohol and substance abuse
Why and when mandatory referrals are necessary

Duration
2 hours

Staff may register directly by contacting
scolearn@un.org
(212) 963-2482